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Definition of "vasoconstrictors" []

  • Plural form of vasoconstrictor. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "vasoconstrictors" in a sentence
  • "• Substances causing vasoconstriction are called vasoconstrictors or vasopressors."
  • "As the stinger enters the flesh, the integumentary sheath surrounding the spine is ruptured and the venom escapes into the victim's tissues. 5Stingray venom is one of the most powerful vasoconstrictors found among the natural toxins."
  • "Leptin is one of a half dozen or so chemical messengers produced by fat cells, including thrombotic (pro-clotting) agents, vasoconstrictors (which raise blood pressure) and both inflammatory and anti-inflammatory agents that have powerful effects throughout the body."